Learn in the Sun

If you are new to boating, want to handle a boat better than you do, or simply wish to obtain a qualification – come and learn with us in a climate that makes learning a lot of fun – without the wet weather gear.


Practical Motor Cruising and Power Courses


RYA International Certificate of Competence – 3 days up to 24m

This is the minimum qualification you require in order to charter a vessel internationally. The course covers a specific syllabus, including anchoring, safety, tides, chartwork, weather and collision regs. This certificate is available to UK Citizens and Residents.


RYA Day Skipper Practical

Motor Cruising Course (Non-Tidal) – 4 days

After some practical experience this is the next step after the ICC. The aim is to teach practical pilotage, navigation, seamanship and boat handling up to the standard required to skipper a motor cruiser safely in familiar water by day.

RYA Coastal Skipper Practical Motor Cruising (Non-Tidal) – 5 days

This course is for the more experienced motor cruising skipper to improve on their skills. Most of the syllabus is similar to the Day Skipper course but are covered in greater depth, with the aim of perfecting the skills and techniques required to skipper a motor cruiser safely on coastal and offshore passages.

RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Preparation –Practical – 5 days

The RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Certificate is the ultimate achievement of any skipper. It is necessary for the skipper to have experienced 2,500 miles at sea before they are to attempt this practical course. The syllabus is similar to the Coastal Skipper but the use of astro-navgation equipment is restricted. The aim is to prepare the candidate to skipper a Motor cruiser on any passage, day or night.

The company is run by a dedicated, professional and friendly team who continually provide the highest standards of safety, service and satisfaction. The fleet of modern, exciting Sports Cruisers and Motor Yachts has been expanding steadily each year to offer a wide choice for everyone. Our aim is for you to enjoy a most memorable holiday so that we will always be your first choice for Motor Sailing in the Mediterranean.



International Certificate of Competence up to 10m– 2 days

The aim of this course is to provide the skills and background knowledge needed by the powerboat driver to gain the ICC on a vessel under 10m